Monomorium denticulatum

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Monomorium denticulatum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: M. denticulatum
Binomial name
Monomorium denticulatum
Mayr, 1887

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Chile (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • denticulatum. Monomorium denticulatum Mayr, 1887: 614 (w.q.) CHILE. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1980: 532 (l.). Combination in Monomorium (Notomyrmex): Emery, 1922e: 169; in Notomyrmex: Kusnezov, 1960b: 347; in Nothidris: Ettershank, 1966: 107; in Antichthonidris: Snelling, R.R. 1975: 6; in Monomorium: Fernández, 2007b: 134. Senior synonym of inerme: Kusnezov, 1949a: 432; of navarinensis, picea: Kusnezov, 1960b: 347.
  • navarinensis. Monomorium denticulatum var. navarinensis Forel, 1904g: 7 (q.) CHILE. Combination in Monomorium (Notomyrmex): Emery, 1922e: 169. Junior synonym of denticulata: Kusnezov, 1960b: 347.
  • picea. Monomorium denticulatum var. picea Emery, 1906c: 120 (w.) CHILE. Combination in Monomorium (Notomyrmex): Emery, 1922e: 169. Junior synonym of denticulata: Kusnezov, 1960b: 347.
  • inerme. Monomorium (Notomyrmex) denticulatum subsp. inerme Borgmeier, 1948b: 469, figs. 18, 19 (w.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of denticulatum: Kusnezov, 1949a: 432.


Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1922c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174B: 95-206 (page 169, Combination in Monomorium (Notomyrmex) )
  • Ettershank, G. 1966. A generic revision of the world Myrmicinae related to Solenopsis and Pheidologeton (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Aust. J. Zool. 14: 73-171 (page 107, Combination in Nothidris)
  • Heterick, B. E. 2001. Revision of the Australian ants of the genus Monomorium (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Invertebr. Taxon. 15: 353-459 (page 361, Combination in Monomorium)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1949a. El género Monomorium (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) en la Argentina. Acta Zool. Lilloana 7: 423-448 (page 432, Senior synonym of inerme)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1960b [1959]. La fauna de hormigas en el oeste de la Patagonia y Tierra del Fuego. Acta Zool. Lilloana 17: 321-401 (page 347, Combination in Notomyrmex)
  • Kusnezov, N. 1960b [1959]. La fauna de hormigas en el oeste de la Patagonia y Tierra del Fuego. Acta Zool. Lilloana 17: 321-401 (page 347, Senior synonym of navarinensis and picea)
  • Mayr, G. 1887. Südamerikanische Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 37: 511-632 (page 614, worker, queen described)
  • Snelling, R. R. 1975. Descriptions of new Chilean ant taxa (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Contr. Sci. (Los Angel.) 274: 1-19 (page 6, Combination in Antichthonidris)
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1980. Supplementary studies on ant larvae: Ponerinae, Myrmicinae and Formicinae. Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 106: 527-545 (page 532, larva described)